Hello Calcutta - Walk & Experience The "city Of Joy" - Kolkata

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  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    1: Simpark Mall, Lindsay St, near New Market, Esplanade, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700087, India
    2: Tour de Kolkata, 27, Mirza Ghalib St, Esplanade, Janbazar, Taltala, Kolkata, West.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Esplanade Metro Rail Station, Esplanade Metro, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Esplanade, Dharmatala, Esplanade, Kolkata, West Bengal 700013, India
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

The Eye-Opener - Morning Walk Tour of Kolkata (Calcutta) is a perfect tour to explore some hidden gems of Kolkata. During 4 hours of Walk tour, you will walk pass the colonial buildings made during the British reign. As the former capital of British India, referred to as "the Jewel of the East" in its heyday. Your expert guide will tell you lots of interesting facts and history about culture and architecture along the way. Safe and wonderful walk along the Ganges river with great view of Howrah bridge and also see the locals taking bath in Ganges, boats, ships sailing around. Friendlier than Indias other metropolises, this is a city you feel more than simply visit. Let's Walk, Explore & Experience Kolkata.
Take Stroll in Maidan (Largest urban park in Kolkata) near Victoria Memorial.
Visit India's Largest Flower Market.
Walk on world's busiest iconic bridge "Howrah bridge".
Enjoy a ferry ride in Ganges
Explore Potter's town (Kumartoli) & Old Kolkata
Breakfast at local restaurant

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Howrah Bridge, Jagganath Ghat 1, Strand Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001 India
The Howrah Bridge is one of the most recognised landmarks in Kolkata. Connecting Kolkata with its neighbouring industrial city of Howrah over the Hooghly river. Constructed without nuts and bolts, the Howrah Bridge was formed by riveting the entire steel structure. The bridge officially opened in 1943.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Kumartuli, Hatkhola, Kolkata (Calcutta) India
Kumartoli, is a traditional potter's quarter in Northern Kolkata. Clay idols are manufactured here for various festival & also export them to other countries.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: General Post Office, B B D Bagh, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001 India
The site where the GPO is located was actually the site of the first Fort William. An alley beside the post office was the site of the guardhouse that housed the infamous 1756 Black Hole of Calcutta (1756). The General Post Office was designed in 1864 by Walter B. Grenville.
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: Malik Ghat Flower Market, Southeast end of Howrah Bridge, Kolkata (Calcutta) India
Kolkata's Mullick Ghat Flower Market, said to be India's largest Flower Market and contain more than a century of history.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Balck Hole of Kolkata, Netaji Subhas Rd, Fairley Place, B.B.D. Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001, India
The Black Hole of Calcutta was a small prison or dungeon in Fort William where troops of Siraj ud-Daulah, the Nawab of Bengal, held British prisoners of war for three days on 20 June 1756.
John Zephaniah Holwell, one of the British prisoners and an employee of the East India Company, said that, after the fall of Fort William, the surviving British soldiers, Anglo-Indian soldiers, and Indian civilians were imprisoned overnight in conditions so cramped that many people died from suffocation and heat exhaustion, and that 123 of 146 prisoners of war imprisoned there died
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Town Hall, Kolkata (Calcutta) India
Kolkata Town Hall in Roman Doric style, was built in 1813 by the architect and engineer Maj.-Gen. John Garstin with a fund of 700,000 Rupees raised from a lottery to provide the Europeans with a place for social gatherings.
Pass By: Eden Gardens, Kolkata Centre, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700021 India
Eden Gardens is a cricket ground in Kolkata, India. Eden Gardens is often regarded informally as India's home of cricket. The ground has been referred to as "cricket's answer to the Colosseum," and is widely acknowledged to be one of the most iconic cricket stadiums in the world
Stop At: Writers' Building, BBD Bagh N Dalhousie Square, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001 India
The Writers' Building is the secretariat building of the State Government of West Bengal in Kolkata. The 150-meter long building covers the entire northern stretch of the iconic Lal Dighi pond in the downtown area of Dalhousie square. It originally served as the principal administrative office for writers (junior clerks) of the British East India Company. Designed by Thomas Lyon in 1777.
Duration: 10 minutes

Inclusions

  • Breakfast
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Bottled water
  • Local Guide / Escort
  • Bengali Sweets
  • WiFi on board
  • Entry/Admission - Balck Hole of Kolkata

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Children must be accompanied by an adult

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers